Kanye West Announces Tour With Kendrick Lamar

Kanye West announced his first solo tour in five years. He'll be hitting the road for stops in 23 cities, with Kendrick Lamar as his opening act.

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Kanye West will embark on a tour—his first as a solo act in five years—later this year. The rapper announced the trek via Twitter. The seven-week tour will include stops in 23 cities, including Seattle, Detroit, Chicago, Minneapolis, Boston, Dallas and Philadelphia. West Coast up-and-comer Kendrick Lamar will open for Kanye on most of the dates. Tickets will be available starting Sept. 13.

The tour is to promote Kanye's critically acclaimed project, Yeezus, which has been certified gold, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 and spawned the hit single, "New Slaves."

Check out the tour dates below.

Kanye West Tour Dates

Oct. 19: Seattle, Key Arena
Oct. 20: Vancouver, Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena
Oct. 22: San Jose, Calif., SAP Center
Oct. 23: Oakland, Oracle Arena
Oct. 25: Las Vegas, MGM Grand Garden Arena
Oct. 26: Los Angeles, STAPLES Center

Nov. 1: Salt Lake City, EnergySolutions Arena
Nov. 3: Denver, Pepsi Center
Nov. 5: Minneapolis, Target Center
Nov. 7: Chicago, United Center
Nov. 10: Detroit, The Palace of Auburn Hills
Nov. 12: Toronto, Air Canada Centre
Nov. 14: Montreal, Bell Centre
Nov. 16: Philadelphia, Wells Fargo Center
Nov. 17: Boston, TD Garden
Nov. 19: Brooklyn, Barclays Center
Nov. 21: Washington, D.C., Verizon Center
Nov. 23: New York, Madison Square Garden
Nov. 29: Miami, AmericanAirlines Arena
Nov. 30: Tampa, Tampa Bay Times Forum

Dec. 1: Atlanta, Philips Arena
Dec. 6: Dallas, American Airlines Center
Dec. 7: Houston, Toyota Center

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